Agent Name

Nitrobenzene-d5

CAS Number

4165-60-0

Formula

C6-D5-N-O2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Benzene-d5, nitro-; Nitro(2H5)benzene; [ChemIDplus] UN1662

Category

Nitros, Aromatic

Description

Clear light yellow liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

May induce methemoglobinemia; Toxic by ingestion, inhalation, and skin absorption; Prolonged or repeated exposure may cause organ injury; Suspected reproductive toxicant and carcinogen; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Nitrobenzene."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Nitrobenzene."

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

Reproductive Toxin

Yes

Methemoglobinemia

Methemoglobinemia, Secondary

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

IARC Carcinogen

Possible Carcinogen

NTP Carcinogen

Anticipated Human Carcinogen

ACGIH Carcinogen

Confirmed Animal

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